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 Margo Annette <I>Walker</I> Bedwell

Margo Annette Walker Bedwell

Hartford City, Blackford County, Indiana, USA
Death 2 Oct 2007 (aged 53)
Kokomo, Howard County, Indiana, USA
Burial Hartford City, Blackford County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 49448577 · View Source
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A 1972 graduate of Blackford High School, she graduated from Indiana University Purdue University in Fort Wayne in 1976 with a bachelor's degree in music. She graduated from Ball State University with her master's degree in music in 1979.

She taught music at Eastern Howard Elementary School in Greentown for 28 years, and was a member of Lutheran Church of Our Redeemer. She was very active in her church, where she played the organ, sang in the choir, was involved in the bell choir and In His Service, gave the opening for Sunday school for the children and was an avid volunteer in all of the church activities. She could never say no. 

She was the Destination Imagination coordinator for Eastern Howard School System. She led a group of Eastern Howard County students to the global finals where her team placed fifth. She was active with the sixth-grade choir at Eastern Howard School and she enjoyed playing the organ. Margo was also a member of the A.G.O. — American Guild of Organists.

Her passage into Heaven leaves her husband of 30 years, Douglas "Doug" A. Bedwell, Greentown; daughter Ann E. Bedwell, Greentown; son Kyle D. and wife Annette N. Bedwell, Kokomo; a soon-to-be-born granddaughter; parents Charles and Betty Walker, Hartford City; father-in-law and mother-in-law James and Helen Bedwell III, Hartford City; brother Fred E. and wife Linda K. Walker, Hartford City; sister Brenda S. and husband John P. Kearns, Muncie; brother-in-law James A. and wife Connie Bedwell IV, Columbia City; uncle Lawrence Walker; aunt Martha Walker; several nieces and nephews and several cousins.

Margo is preceded in death by her uncle Lloyd Walker and aunt Grace Walker.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Lutheran Church of Our Redeemer, with pastor William Allison and Pastor Barry Akers of Lutheran Church of Our Redeemer officiating. Friends may call from 3 to 5 p.m. and from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, and from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Saturday at Lutheran Church of Our Redeemer, 705 E. Southway Blvd., Kokomo. Interment will follow at Greenlawn Cemetery in Hartford City.

Memorials may be made to the Destination Imagination at Eastern Howard Schools, 301 S. Meridian St., Greentown, IN 46936 or Lutheran Church of Our Redeemer, 705 E. Southway Blvd., Kokomo, IN 46902.

Online condolences may be sent to

Keplinger Funeral Home, 509 N High St., Hartford City, is in charge of local arrangements.

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  • Maintained by: Brenda Kearns
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  • Find A Grave Memorial 49448577
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Margo Annette Walker Bedwell (14 Jan 1954–2 Oct 2007), Find A Grave Memorial no. 49448577, citing Willman Cemetery, Hartford City, Blackford County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Brenda Kearns (contributor 46918286) .